WISCONSIN: OG as cooler weather sets in; best reports from Sawyer and Oneida counties. (Two 38-pounders removed from Lake Chippewa last week, one 30-pounder from Dam Lake.)
MINNESOTA: Action slowed last week despite cooler weather but 30 big fish (to 40 pounds) caught in Leech Lake at Walker; action has shifted from Federal Dam end of lake to Walker Bay and Pelican Island; pikie-minnow plugs best producers.
NEW YORK: Chautauqua Lake muskies are beginning to sit up and take interest in plugs and spoons, and outlook is promising.
BLUEFISH: NEW JERSEY: At press time our spy said nobody knew how Connie had affected schools but predicted good offshore fishing through September 20, with best surf spots Island Beach and Long Beach Island.
MASSACHUSETTS: Hurricane backlash loused all Cape and north shore fishing except at Cape Cod Canal where blues are starting to cut up, with fastest action at dawn, using eelskins; OG.